Exceptions (eg national security)

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  • Race discrimination

    Employment law manual

    Updated to include information on the language requirements for public-sector workers in customer-facing roles, which came into effect on 21 November 2016.

  • Narrow statutory immunity

    1 September 1990
    Law reports

    In Hampson v Department of Education and Science (7 June 1990) EOR33D, the House of Lords rules that the protection provided by s.41(1)(b) of the Race Relations Act 1976 for unlawful acts done "in pursuance of any instrument made under any enactment by a Minister of the Crown" is confined to acts done in necessary performance of an express obligation contained in the instrument.

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